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Mask

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Unknown

Date

900-300 BCE

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location On view at the Minneapolis Institute of Arts, G260
Mask, Unknown
Mask: Gallery Label - Current
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Medium: Sculpture, Mask (Do Not Use) | Jadeite, cinnabar
Size: 6 7/8 x 5 9/16 x 3 1/4 in. (17.46 x 14.13 x 8.26 cm)
Creation Place: Central America, Mexico, Gulf Coast region, Guerrero
Culture: Olmec, Central America, Mexico, Gulf Coast region, Guerrero
Style: 9th-3rd century BCE
Inscriptions: InscriptionOn back at bottom in black: [AA 177]
Physical Description: human face with long ears; open mouth with teeth; red linear designs
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; The John R. Van Derlip Fund
Accession Number: 2002.127
Artist: Unknown
Role: Artist
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Added to Site: February 28, 2009